Kung Fu Yoga- China and India on a Collison Course?

When Chinese president Xi Jinping visited Ahmedabad, the state capital of Indian state Gujarat, in September 2014 there was expectation of newfound cooperation between...

Strangers in Their Own Land: Psychology of the American Conservative

A review of Strangers In Their Own Land: Anger And Mourning On The American Right by Arlie Russell Hochschild I wanted to do this review...

Towards a New Settlers: A Review

Of all the words in the English language, there are two that, when put together, can cause an instant fit of infighting and discord...

Runescape, Marxism, and Video Game Economies

The Labour Theory of Value- explained via Runescape. On the subreddit of oldschool RuneScape (OSRS), there was a discussion going on about the value of...

Friends, Coffee, and Genocide- The Limits of “Globalization”

  There for us “Chandler is the most interesting character imo. At the beginning of the show he is already rich and is closed off emotionally,...

International Workers’ Day needs a soft reboot to make a comeback

While International Workers’ day used to be an important part of the workers movement all over the world, this is no longer the case...

Nigeria’s Middle Class Need to Stop Playing Security Guard for the...

Looking around Nigeria, it is quite a tough toil to define what the middle-class is and who the Nigerians are that fall into this...

Moderate Rebels say the Tatmadaw are the good guys!? is this...

I’ve followed the Moderate Rebels podcast for years now and it’s generally been a breath of fresh air when it comes to geopolitics. The...

A Brief History of Nigeria’s Left

    The Prolegomenon Calibrated as a quasi-feudal petro-state, the history of Nigeria could be told as a story of post-colonial capitalism. Yet there has always been...

Is the UK a Managed Democracy?

'Managed Democracy' is a term usually used to refer to the variously oligarchic post-Soviet eastern European govts that have sprung up in the wake...

The Democratic Foundations of Marxism

The communist and broadly socialist project have been marred by claims that it leads from workers power directly to authoritarianism. This claim has been...

Burma’s Democracy Façade Has Broken – Coup Or Not, Ethnic People...

From Karen News: It’s taken 10 years for the veneer to finally fall off Burma’s military-backed democracy. The military’s made its intentions clear in the...